Rarely used term for spasm of the muscles of the hand, as in writers' cramp.
[cheiro- + G. spasmos, spasm]
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chirospasm(ki'ro-spazm) [? + spasmos, spasm]
A spasm of the hand muscles; writer's cramp.Synonym: cheirospasm
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